Renowned Is­lamic scholar Kwaifa dies at 130

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Is­mail Ade­bayo, Birnin Kebbi

A renowned Is­lamic scholar in Kebbi State, Sheikh Isah Kwaifa, is dead.

Sheikh Kwaifa was known in Kebbi State and be­yond for his Is­lamic teach­ings.

The Is­lamic scholar who died at the age of 130 years left be­hind three wives, 28 chil­dren and more than 200 grand and great grand­chil­dren.

Hun­dreds of Mus­lim faith­ful, Is­lamic schol­ars, tra­di­tional rulers, politi­cians and mem­bers of the busi­ness com­mu­nity from within and out­side the state at­tended his fu­neral rites in Birnin Kebbi.

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